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The Quiet Revolution: Latin America Moving Away from Washington’s Influence

Perhaps the biggest foreign-policy story of the past decade, thoroughly overlooked by the American media after 9/11 and its subsequent monomaniacal focus on terrorism, security and the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, is the fact that Latin America has essentially moved away from Washington’s influence. This quiet revolution from below, in rejecting the Monroe Doctrine, […]

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